Last week I wrote a post questioning the term “employee engagement.” I wasn’t so much questioning the validity of pursuing employee engagement as really questioning if employee engagement problems aren’t just a symptom of problems we’ve been seeing in organizations for … [Read more...] about How Do I Know If A Company Actually Cares About Its People?
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Sometimes I wonder if employee engagement is only a problem because people feel like “the company” doesn’t care about them. The company is filled with people: managers and peers. “The company” is cold and unfeeling but people typically are not. Do we inadvertently … [Read more...] about Is Employee Engagement A Problem?
HR doesn't get any respect. Who's to say that HR deserves respect? Who even knows what "respect for HR" looks like? Is it the company where HR sits down at the big kids table? The company where HR is consulted on every matter related to people? I don't know but I do know that … [Read more...] about HR Gets No Respect